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Amgen Accounting Manager ELMAC in Lisbon, Portugal


The Amgen Capability Center in Lisbon, Portugal (ACCP) will be home to over 300 multi-national and multi-cultural employees, representing a broad range of cross functional capabilities, including Commercial, General and Administrative, Research and Development and more. The ACCP will offer rich career growth and development opportunities, regional and global exposure and the opportunity to LIVE, WIN and THRIVE in one of Europe’s most attractive cities.

Our ACCP offices will be temporarily located at the Edf Malhoa 19,Avenida José Malhoa, 19

1070-040 Lisboa, while we work toward finding a permanent office in the vibrant city center of Lisbon.

If you feel like you’re part of something bigger, it’s because you are. At Amgen our shared mission—to serve patients—drives all that we do. It is key to our becoming one of the world’s leading biotechnology companies. We are global collaborators who achieve together—researching, manufacturing and delivering ever-better products that read over 10 million patients worldwide. It’s time for a career you can be proud of. Join us.

Accounting Manager, Regional Consolidator ELMAC


What you will do

You, as our Accounting Manager, are responsible for timely and accurate consolidation, financial reporting and analytics at regional level for ELMAC (Europe, Latin America, Middle East, Africa and Canada). This includes global accounting, month-end close and compliance of controllership activities for specific countries in the region. You support the Accounting Director with a successful delivery of strategic, tactical and general accounting & controlling goals.

Other regional responsibilities will include:

  • Deliver accurate, complete and timely monthly and quarterly accounting close.

  • Perform analysis and follow up for variance reporting to Global Accounting head-office.

  • Coordinate accounting activities performed by our outsource Partners in India.

  • Operate as a link between local, regional and functional finance teams.

  • Support and advise local Finance leads with Tax compliance, internal and external audits as well as implementation of improvements.

  • Provide timely technical accounting guidance and controlling training to impacted stakeholders.

  • Lead Accounting projects and Process improvements.


What we expect of you

Our ideal candidate is a team player with customer focus. Is problem solving and result oriented, has time and process management skills and is strong in data analytics.

Proven experience and skills needed:

  • University Degree in accounting, finance, business economics or related field.

  • 5+ years working in a finance/reporting related field for multi-national.

  • Fluency in English, both in written and oral communication.

  • Strong Excel knowledge.

Preferred Requirements:

  • Master’s Degree in Accounting or Finance; CPA or equivalent.

  • Working knowledge of ERP and planning/reporting systems (SAP, Hyperion, Tableau).

  • Solid presentation skills and ability to present effectively to Management.

  • Self-starter with high work ethics.

  • Strong interpersonal skills; ability to influence personnel across functions and at all levels.

  • Experience in the Pharmaceutical industry.


What you can expect of us

  • Vast opportunities to learn, develop, and move up and across our global organization.

  • Diverse and inclusive community of belonging, where colleagues are empowered to bring ideas to the table, take risks, and act.

  • Generous Amgen Total Rewards Plan comprising healthcare, finance, wealth and career benefits.

  • Flexible work arrangements.


for a career that defies imagination

In our quest to serve patients above all else, Amgen is the first to imagine, and the last to doubt. Join us.


Amgen is an Equal Opportunity employer and will consider you without regard to your race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided a reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request an accommodation.

Join Us

If you're seeking a career where you can truly make a difference in the lives of others, a career where you can work at the absolute forefront of biotechnology with the top minds in the field, you'll find it at Amgen.

Amgen, a biotechnology pioneer, discovers, develops and delivers innovative human therapeutics. Our medicines have helped millions of patients in the fight against cancer, kidney disease, rheumatoid arthritis and other serious illnesses.

As an organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for people around the world, Amgen fosters an inclusive environment of diverse, ethical, committed and highly accomplished people who respect each other but compete intensely to win. Together, we live the Amgen values as we continue advancing science to serve patients.